Benton County, Washington state, USA

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Benton County, Washington, USA

Map of Benton County
Population
- Total:175.177 (2010)
- Density:103,0/sq mi (39,8/sq km)
Area
- Total:1.761 sq mi (4.559 sq km)
- Land:1.701 sq mi (4.404 sq km)
- Water:60 sq mi (155 sq km)
- % water:3,40 %
Latitude:+46.2280720
Longitude:-119.5168636

Basic information about the Benton County

The Benton County is located in the state of Washington. This county occupies 1761 square miles, with 60 square miles being water areas. There are 175.177 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Benton County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (82.44%), followed by Some Other Race (9.02%) and Two or More races (3.55%). There are 65.304 households in the county, while 69,98% of them are family households and 30,02% represent non family households. There are 6 cities and towns in Benton County. The most populated city is Kennewick city and the smallest town or village is Benton City city.


Statistical data for the Benton County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
175,177
White alone
144,41882.44 %
Black or African American alone
2,2211.27 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1,5740.90 %
Asian alone
4,6912.68 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
2530.14 %
Some Other Race alone
15,7989.02 %
Two or More races
6,2223.55 %

Statistical data for the Benton County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
175,177
White alone
144,41882.44 %
Black or African American alone
2,2211.27 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1,5740.90 %
Asian alone
4,6912.68 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
2530.14 %
Some Other Race alone
15,7989.02 %
Two or More races
6,2223.55 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
175,177
Not Hispanic or Latino
142,48181.34 %
Hispanic or Latino
32,69618.66 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
175,177
Not Hispanic or Latino
142,48181.34 %
White alone
130,43791.55 %
Black or African American alone
2,0311.43 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1,2800.90 %
Asian alone
4,6213.24 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
2210.16 %
Some Other Race alone
2600.18 %
Two or More races
3,6312.55 %
Hispanic or Latino
32,69618.66 %
White alone
13,98142.76 %
Black or African American alone
1900.58 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
2940.90 %
Asian alone
700.21 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
320.10 %
Some Other Race alone
15,53847.52 %
Two or More races
2,5917.92 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
36
Male
35
Female
37

Household Type

Total
65,304
Family households
45,69969.98 %
Husband-wife family
35,11576.84 %
Other family
10,58423.16 %
Male householder, no wife present
3,33031.46 %
Female householder, no husband present
7,25468.54 %
Nonfamily households
19,60530.02 %
Householder living alone
15,87280.96 %
Householder not living alone
3,73319.04 %

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City Alias ZIP Codes
Benton CityBenton City99320
Benton CityKiona99320
KennewickFinley99336
KennewickKenn99336
KennewickKennewick99336, 99337, 99338
PatersonPaterson99345
PlymouthPlymouth99346
ProsserNorth Prosser99350
ProsserProsser99350
RichlandHanford Works99352
RichlandRichland99352, 99354
RichlandWest Richland99352
West RichlandRichland99353
West RichlandWest Richland99353

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